Accomplishments: Division of Student Affairs

February 26, 2021
Mary Whitehead (Student Diversity and Social Justice) was invited to do presentations on "Building  Up the Momentum of Anti-Racist Work" and "Sustainable Activism: Going Beyond the Demands" for faculty and students at California Lutheran University. The presentations were sponsored by the Center for Cultural Engagement & Inclusion. 
February 25, 2021
Romeo Jackson (Student Diversity & Social Justice) has been selected to serve on the planning team for the 2022 ACPA Next Generation Institute.
February 16, 2021
Kevin Wright (Student Diversity & Social Justice) delivered a presentation to business professionals at the University of Hawaii at Manoa. The presentation was titled "Embracing Ethnic and Cultural Differences in the Workplace." He also served as a panelist to discuss the topic of "Diversity and Inclusion in the Business World" for business professionals at California State Polytechnic University.
February 8, 2021
Kevin Wright (Student Diversity & Social Justice) served as a panelist to discuss navigating into the field of higher education with a business-informed lens. This program was in collaboration with the National Alumni Development Committee, the National Professional Development Committee, and the Leadership Foundation of the international business fraternity Delta Sigma Pi.
February 2, 2021
Mary Whitehead (Student Diversity and Social Justice) facilitated a virtual presentation and dialogue on "Identifying and Disrupting Racial Microaggressions on Campus" at the Not Just a Month series for students and faculty for the Barrett Honors College at Arizona State University.
January 29, 2021
Kevin Wright (Student Diversity & Social Justice) served as a panelist to discuss the nuances of navigating business organizations at California State University, East Bay.
January 19, 2021
Kevin Wright (Student Diversity & Social Justice) has been recognized as a Financial Services Professional & Financial Literacy Advocate by the National Financial Educators Council.
January 5, 2021
Rian Satterwhite (Service Learning and Leadership) served as lead author on the article 'Contextualizing our leadership education approach to complex problem solving: Shifting paradigms and evolving knowledge - Priority 5 of the National Leadership Education Research Agenda 2020-2025' published in the Journal of Leadership Studies. It explores learning areas, methodologies, outcomes, and future considerations for how leadership education can better prepare learners to lead through and amidst...
December 14, 2020
Patricia Violi (Disability Resource Center) published a blog "Disability Services in the Time of COVID-19"  on the 2 Be Self-Determined website.  This blog discusses the impacts COVID-19 has had on students and professionals in disability services.  
December 11, 2020
Kevin Wright (Student Diversity & Social Justice) presented a workshop on the topic of incorporating practices rooted in diversity, equity, and inclusion within professional associations and business organizations at Providence College. This workshop was sponsored by Delta Sigma Pi, an international business fraternity, and Beta Gamma Sigma, an international business honor society.
December 4, 2020
Kevin Wright (Student Diversity & Social Justice) successfully defended his dissertation on at Northcentral University School of Education last month. The title of his dissertation is "Cultivating a Culture of Philanthropy among Alumnx of Color who Graduated from Historically White Institutions." Using social constructivist theory, impact philanthropy theory, and social exchange theory, the qualitative descriptive multiple-case study explored how to cultivate a culture of philanthropy among...
December 2, 2020
Kevin Wright (Student Diversity & Social Justice) presented a workshop, "Social Justice is a Lifestyle, Not a Checklist," to professional associations and organizations at West Virginia University.